Mix it up.
What: Get your music, dance, and fresh-air fixes at an artsy party at Olympic Sculpture Park.
Why: Diverse work by Gretchen Bennett, Nicholas Nyland, and Carolina Silva at the newest summer installation, On Site.
When: Fri., 8 p.m.-midnight.
Where: 2901 Western Ave. (206-654-3100). Tickets ($12-$20) online at seattleartmuseum.org.
Alicia Wood Trunk Show
What: Browse and buy jewelry, bags, and clothing from the up-and-coming Portland (by way of Seattle) designer.
Why: Her intricate, Asian-inspired styles earned her the title of Best Emerging Designer during last year’s Portland Fashion Week.
When: Tonight, 6-9 p.m.
Where: Clementine, 4447 California Ave. SW (206-935-9400).
South Lake Union Block Party
What: An abundance of eats, drinks, entertainment, and downright fun.
Why: Cinema on the lawn, a burger battle, and beer garden, as well as bites from Cuoco, Lunchbox Laboratory, and Tutta Bella.
When: Fri., noon-11 p.m.
Where: South Lake Union Discovery Center, 101 Westlake Ave. N. (206-342-5900).
Volunteer Park Cafe Wine Dinner
What: Chat it up with the restaurant’s Ericka Burke and Heather Earnhardt, Syncline Wine Cellars’s James Mantone, and Cor Cellars’s Luke Bradford over a five-course meal ($95).
Why: Chilled corn soup, rosemary-crusted rack of lamb, and browned butter tayberry tart paired with local wines.
When: Sat., 7 p.m.
Where: 1501 17th Ave. E. (206-328-3155). Reservations (required) online at alwaysfreshgoodness.com.
Photo: Robert Wade / Courtesy of Seattle Art Museum